Highest-Rated Movies about 'Singer', Sort by Popularity

Detour (1945), The Blue Angel (1930), The Blue Angel (1930), Amy (2015), Ella Fitzgerald: Just One of Those Things (2019), A Band Called Impaled Rektum (2018), Disney's Newsies: The Broadway Musical (2017), The Harder They Come (1972) ... Let's take a look at the ranked list of the best Singer movies.

Detour (1945)

A down-and-out piano player becomes involved with a mysterious woman and two murders as he hitchhikes west.

pianist, singer, driver, femme fatale, girlfriend, brooding, dark

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The Blue Angel (1930)

Prim educator Immanuel Rath (Emil Jannings) finds some of his students ogling racy photos of cabaret performer Lola Lola (Marlene Dietrich) and visits a local club, The Blue Angel, in an attempt to catch them there. Seeing Lola perform, the teacher is driven mad with lust, eventually resigning his position at the school to marry his beloved. However, married life with a woman whose job is to make men desire her proves more difficult than Rath imagined.

teacher, singer, student, lover, cabaret performer, sultry, melodramatic

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The Blue Angel (1930)

Josef von Sternberg's classic tells of a middle-aged professor whose obsession with a young cabaret singer leads to his downfall.

teacher, singer, student, lover, cabaret performer, sultry, melodramatic

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Amy (2015)

Archival footage and personal testimonials present an intimate portrait of the life and career of British singer/songwriter Amy Winehouse.

musician, singer, parent, alcoholic, drug addict, moving, inspiring

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A Band Called Impaled Rektum (2018)

A young man is trying to overcome his fears by leading an unknown heavy metal band to the hottest metal festival in Norway. The journey includes heavy metal, grave robbing, Viking heaven, and an armed conflict between Finland and Norway.

singer, band member, promoter, friend, corpse, drummer, amusing

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Disney's Newsies: The Broadway Musical (2017)

Newsboys go on strike in 1899 New York in this stage performance of the musical "Newsies," filmed at the Pantages Theatre in Hollywood.

delivery boy, homeless child, friend, reporter, singer, romantic interest, lighthearted

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The Harder They Come (1972)

An ambitious young Jamaican is forced into a life of crime after arriving in Kingston to launch a music career.

singer, music producer, drug dealer, preacher, girlfriend, moving, gutsy

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Shanghai Triad (1995)

Director Zhang Yimou's tale of a Chinese boy's eye-opening experiences during a week in the realm of organized crime.

teenager, criminal, singer, uncle, rival, striking, intense

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The Phantom of the Opera (1925)

A mad, masked composer (Lon Chaney) holds a singer (Mary Philbin) captive in the catacombs beneath the Paris Opera House and grooms her for stardom.

phantom, singer, pretty woman, suitor, creepy, tense, paris

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Rush: Beyond the Lighted Stage (2010)

A documentary about the Canadian rock band Rush relates the group's 40-year history and examines its continuing popularity. Using extensive archival footage, it follows the resilient rockers, lead guitarist Alex Lifeson and singer/bassist Geddy Lee, from when they started the band in the late 1960s through to the present. A diverse group of interviewees, such as musician Billy Corgan, actor Jack Black and "South Park" creator Matt Stone, shares what makes the band so special.

bassist, drummer, rock star, guitarist, singer, engaging, uplifting

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Matangi/Maya/M.I.A. (2018)

Drawn from a never before seen cache of personal footage spanning decades, Stephen Loveridge creates an intimate portrait of the Sri Lankan artist and musician known as M.I.A.

singer, speaker, music journalist, interviewee, interviewer, airy, intense

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The King of Masks (1996)

Having no heir to carry on his art, an aging Chinese street performer (Zhu Xu) buys a child (Zhou Renying) on the black market.

orphan, street performer, singer, acrobat, tender, bleak, engaging

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Whitney (2018)

Filmmaker Kevin Macdonald examines the life and career of singer Whitney Houston. Features never-before-seen archival footage, exclusive recordings, rare performances and interviews with the people who knew her best.

singer, friend, family member, touching, sad, inspiring, concert stage

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Sid & Nancy (1986)

Sid Vicious (Gary Oldman) of the punk-rock Sex Pistols self-destructs with girlfriend Nancy Spungen (Chloe Webb).

bassist, singer, girlfriend, drug addict, manager, amusing, shocking

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Diane (2017)

When a disabled war veteran discovers the dead body of a beautiful singer in his backyard, his fascination with her photographic image soon turns to obsession.

veteran, dead person, singer, police officer, widower, neighbor, intense

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Look at Me (2004)

A gifted singer (Marilou Berry) seeks approval from her egotistical father (Jean-Pierre Bacri), who is a famous writer and publisher.

singer, daughter, author, father, teacher, stepmother, amusing

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Stop Making Sense (1984)

An innovative concert movie for the rock group Talking Heads.

singer, musician, frenetic, intense, uplifting, concert stage, hollywood, calif.

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Teen Beach Movie (2013)

Two young surfers (Ross Lynch, Maia Mitchell) find romance when they magically become part of a movie musical.

singer, surfer, teenager, friend, villain, rival, charming

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Brewster McCloud (1970)

A birdlike boy (Bud Cort) lives in the Houston Astrodome, advised by his guardian angel (Sally Kellerman).

mentor, boy, boss, singer, police detective, caretaker, outlandish

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The Witnesses (2007)

Adrien (Michel Blanc) is a middle-aged doctor who's still single and enjoys cruising younger men. One night he's sexually rebuffed by a boy named Manu (Johan Libéreau) but pursues a friendship with him anyway. He takes Manu along on a seaside vacation with his best friend, Sarah (Emmanuelle Béart), and her policeman husband, Mehdi (Sami Bouajila). Shortly thereafter, Manu and Mehdi begin an affair, causing significant tension within the two couples that worsen when Manu is diagnosed with AIDS.

writer, police chief, doctor, singer, prostitute, amusing, cheeky

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The Interrogation (1982)

In Stalinist Poland, cabaret singer Tonia (Krystyna Janda) decides to spend the evening drinking with a group of friends. The next morning, she awakes to find that, for reasons unknown to her, she has been jailed as a political prisoner. As prison officials interrogate, torture and humiliate her, she fights for survival and to maintain her innocence by refusing to sign a false confession. As her years of imprisonment pass, her relationship with her captors grows more complicated.

singer, guard, government official, husband, dark, gritty, disheartening

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Gypsy Caravan (2006)

Combining footage from 1999 and 2001 tours, this documentary follows five different gypsy bands as they perform across America. Their music is as diverse as their home countries, from Indian raga tunes to upbeat, fiddle-driven Romanian pieces. Despite their varied backgrounds, the musicians are united by their common identification with the "roma" gypsy culture. As the tour progresses, the musicians begin playing together, fusing their styles into new hybrids.

violinist, singer, johnny depp, husband, dancer, gypsy, uplifting

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Underground (1995)

A man (Miki Manojlovic) tricks his friend (Lazar Ristovski) and comrades in 1941 Yugoslavia, leaving them hidden in a cellar years after the war has ended.

arms dealer, friend, singer, girlfriend, soldier, refugee, offbeat

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Citizen Kane (1941)

Following the death of publishing tycoon, Charles Foster Kane, reporters scramble to uncover the meaning of his final utterance; 'Rosebud'.

news reporter, billionaire, journalist, singer, intricate, profound, gripping

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Cool & Crazy (2001)

In the small Norwegian fishing village of Berlevåg, north of the Arctic Circle, some local men have discovered the joy of song thanks to their participation in the town's choir. These unlikely real-life crooners -- consisting of fishermen and factory workers -- get their big break when they're asked to perform in the depressed Russian city of Murmansk. But the trip there is fraught with infighting, which may ruin the group's opportunity at the big time before anyone sings a note.

singer, fisherman, factory worker, audience, charming, engaging, heartwarming

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Singin' in the Rain (1952)

A silent film production company and cast make a difficult transition to sound.

actor, singer, actress, friend, songwriter, filmmaker, emotional

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U2 3D (2007)

A 3-D presentation of U2's global "Vertigo" tour. Shot at seven different shows, this production employs the greatest number of 3-D cameras ever used for a single project.

bono, the edge, bassist, drummer, guitarist, singer, thrilling

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The T.A.M.I. Show (1964)

Surf pop duo, Jan and Dean host this showcase of performances by well-known Rock, R&B, and pop stars of the era.

teenager, musician, singer, rock star, james brown, chuck berry, confident

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Youssou N'Dour: I Bring What I Love (2008)

African singer Youssou N'Dour ignites controversy in his native Senegal and other Muslim countries by recording and releasing an album about Islam.

african, singer, songwriter, inspiring, africa, music, religion

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